Lead Front-End Engineer
Child care search platform, Centre management platform, Mobile app, Admin platform
HTML, CSS, ES6, SSR React, React-Native, Redux, TypeScript, Node.js, Jest, Enzyme, AWS, CircleCI
KindyNow provides Australia's leading app and web service for helping parents find daycare for their children. As Lead Front-End engineer I architected and developed the company's flagship web assets, including a new child care search platform (Childcare Near Me), a rebuild of their existing booking management app (KindyNow), and admin tools for internal management of centres and bookings.
I also managed and trained junior engineers, collaborated with the marketing team to prioritise and build features to maximise conversion goals, and provided guidance on UX and product strategy.
Company media website, Premium platform, forums
HTML, CSS, ES6, React, Redux, Node.js, MobX, RoR, PHP
SitePoint is a hub built by developers for developers with the goal of sharing knowledge and educating others on incredible Internet things. Spanning articles, courses, books, screencasts, and a huge forum community, they are a leading source for the latest news on all things web development.
As Front-End engineer I worked within an Agile development team to maintain and upgrade the company Articles WordPress and Premium RoR platforms. The revised articles site featured a new homepage and template designs with server-side rendered front-end components. We completely renovated the Premium members platform library design as well as shifted front-end components from Rails to React and Redux.
CAD Art Project
LEGO Digital Designer, Photoshop, POV-Ray
The combination of visiting Brickvention, unfulfilled childhood LEGO dreams, and a love for the great city that is Melbourne left a nagging itch that my creative brain couldn't ignore. The LDD model took a year to complete, over 43,000 parts, and many visits to the actual location. It was then converted and rendered in POV-Ray before adding final Melbournian touch ups in Photoshop
Starting out as a co-working space, General Assembly has grown into a pioneer in education and career transformation, specializing in today’s most in-demand skills. They are a leading source for training, staffing, and career transitions, fostering a flourishing community of professionals pursuing careers they love.
3D Printing & Design
3D Models, artwork, website, transformable toy
HTML, CSS, jQuery, PHP, MySQL, Photoshop, 3DS Max, 3D printing
A personal project that started with a failed art competition entry. Featuring a website with shop, 3D models, T-shirts, prints and a 3D printed transformable figure. I have so much respect for the engineering in those old 80's toys